Category Archives: Fashion Character- The Preppy

Shore Leave

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Cool looks for warm weather dressing from Chinti and Parker’s Spring collection.

Do The Twist

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The Oliver Twist…that is. Fashion editor Grace Coddington and photographer Tim Walker team up for Vogue’s December issue by tapping into the literary world of Dickens.

Fashion details- Thom Browne banker striped wool jacket and pants. Stephen Jones Millinery hat.

Fashion Character Card

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Beanie. Click image to enlarge.

School Daze

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(Photos- KT Auleta for Italian Vogue, 2013. Nina Leen for Life Magazine)

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Summer Session

Vintage School Photo #1, #5

Dorm Rooms- 1977, 1967, 1930s

Decorating@Nibs- Place Setting #12

Blugirl- Fall Preview 2013

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Four Fall trends to watch for- leopard spots, tartan plaid, black lace and ankle boots. Clothing available at Blugirl.

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Blugirl- Spring 2012

My Imaginary Magazine Cover- J.Crew

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Early Fall and J.Crew always seem to go together in my mind. So…before Danielle headed back to college, I had her pose in several seasons worth of J.Crew clothing for this imaginary cover. My cue came from the 1990′s issues.

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Fashion details- J.Crew navy blue wool coat (2009), striped long sleeve shirt (2010) and pencil skirt (2011).

(Photos & Styling-© 2013 Martha Browne)

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My Imaginary Magazine Covers

Horse & Rider

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Fashion details- Fall preview 2013. Valentino wool/silk beaded cape with Thomas Pink cotton shirt.

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JW Anderson mesh shirt with Balenciaga cotton trousers, wool/silk coat and calf skin boots.

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Burberry Prorsum wool coat, Miu Miu silk shirt, Pringle of Scotland cotton trousers and Mulberry boots.

(Photos- Pamela Hanson for British Harper’s Bazaar, 2013)

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Photo Diary: 6-17-2012

Winning Horses- Seabiscuit, National Velvet, Black Beauty

Fashion Character Card

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Swimsuit. Click image to enlarge.

Summer Bags

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 Rucksack (top left), Beach bag (top right),  Malta bag (bottom left), Duffle Bag (bottom right).

Other bags to consider- A. B. & C.

(Photos- Tom Allen. Stylist- Cathy Kasterine. UK Harper’s Bazaar, July 2013)

GRAB BAG- Paddle Board

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Available at J.Peterman Co.